⁣⁣Lesson Plan: Discovering Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport: The Gateway to Thailand's Vibrant Capital City!

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⁣⁣Lesson Plan: Discovering Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport: The Gateway to Thailand's Vibrant Capital City!

Grade Level: 6-8
Subject: Social Studies/Geography

Objective: Students will explore the significance of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport as a major transportation hub connecting Thailand to the rest of the world. They will learn about the geography, culture, and attractions of Bangkok, enhancing their understanding of global connections and travel.

Common Core Standards:
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.6.7: Integrate information presented in different media or formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively) as well as in words to develop a coherent understanding of a topic or issue.
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.7.2: Determine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text.
- CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.8.8: Distinguish among fact, opinion, and reasoned judgment in a text.

- Computer or smartboard with internet access
- Images and videos showcasing Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport and Bangkok's attractions
- Maps of Thailand and Bangkok
- Writing materials


1. Introduction (5 minutes):
- Display images of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport and ask students if they have ever traveled to or through this airport. Discuss the importance of airports as gateways to different parts of the world.

2. Main Activity (25 minutes):
- Explain to students that they will be learning about Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport, which serves as the main gateway to Thailand's vibrant capital city, Bangkok.
- Show images or a video that showcase the airport's infrastructure, facilities, and the process of air travel.
- Discuss the role of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport in connecting people from different parts of the world to Bangkok, and the impact of tourism on the local economy.
- Introduce the geography and culture of Bangkok, highlighting its famous landmarks, vibrant street markets, and delicious street food.

3. Mapping Activity (15 minutes):
- Provide students with maps of Thailand and Bangkok.
- Instruct students to locate Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport on the map and mark it with a symbol.
- Have them identify other major cities or attractions in Bangkok and label them accordingly.
- Facilitate a class discussion, allowing students to share their findings and discuss the significance of Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport in relation to the rest of Bangkok.

4. Research and Presentation (20 minutes):
- Divide students into small groups and assign each group a specific attraction or aspect of Bangkok to research, such as the Grand Palace, floating markets, or Thai cuisine.
- Provide access to print or digital resources for research, including articles, websites, and videos.
- Instruct students to gather information and prepare a short presentation on their assigned topic.
- Allow time for each group to present their findings, encouraging classmates to ask questions and engage in discussions.

5. Wrap-up (5 minutes):
- Summarize the main points discussed during the lesson.
- Ask students to reflect on what they have learned about Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport and its connection to the vibrant city of Bangkok.
- Provide an opportunity for any remaining questions or comments.

Common Core Labels Correlations:

Wandering around the transit area of the gigantic Suvarnabhumi Bangkok Airport. Click here ▶ to see highlights and guide. (From Wiki):Suvarnabhumi Airport, literally 'golden land' also known unofficially as Bangkok Airport, is one of two international airports serving Bangkok, Thailand. The other one is Don Mueang International Airport, which was the main international airport from 1924 to 2006 and transitioned in 2007 to become the low-cost airlines hub for Bangkok. Suvarnabhumi covers an area of 3,240 ha (32.4 km2; 8,000 acres), making it one of the biggest international airports in Southeast Asia and a regional hub for aviation.Date recorded: November, 2019Weather: ☀️ 26C | 79F-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Lets connect or support and receive updates of the travel places to be viewed in upcoming videos:Support me on【Paypal】https://www.paypal.me/WanderlustTVSupport me on【Patreon】https://www.patreon.com/Wander....lustTravelVideosFoll me on 【Instagram】https://www.instagram.com/wand....erlusttravelvideos/F me on 【Facebook】https://www.facebook.com/Wande....rlustTravelVideos/#W #SuvarnabhumiAirport #BangkokAirport---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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